In + Around San Antonio

A parent’s guide to all things San Antonio! The Alamo City is geographically a large area and there are tons of things to do in a variety of spots in and around the city. If you’re feeling overwhelmed and don’t know where to start, this is a great starting place. From kid-friendly restaurants to the best things to do with your family, Alamo City Moms has you covered with everything to do in our great city. Our team of 40+ moms is happy to share the ins-and-outs of what’s happening in San Antonio! Topics of articles include museums, parks, arts, restaurants, family-friendly events, the River Walk, Sea World, Schlitterbahn, Fiesta Texas and much, much more.

Every December, people in Mexico and around the world get together with family and friends to reenact Mary and Joseph’s journey of looking for a place to stay in Bethlehem. These parties are called Posadas, and they’re a must-do...
Alamo City Moms is excited to partner with Natural Bridge Caverns to bring you information about their Christmas at the Caverns event, happening now until December 23. This is a sponsored post. Thanksgiving is over. You can breathe…just a...
If you are like me, you're probably wondering where November went as you summon the strength to pull out the Christmas ornaments and face the shopping craze. The big city tree lightings have already happened, and Santa has been...
Tis the Season!  There are so many unique and memorable holiday events in San Antonio this season that are free and family friendly. Free Events (sorted by date) Holidazzle, Saturday, December 7th - 8:00 A.M.–9:00 P.M. at Baldwin Municipal Complex (Schertz)...
When Charles Dickens self-published A Christmas Carol in 1843, it slowly intensified the previously dwindling ardor toward Christmas. Dickens offered a reminder—or maybe for some, an introduction—into a deeper meaning behind celebrating Christmas. Something that emphasized a charitable notion...
One of my favorite things about living in San Antonio is the endless number of things to do and places to see. Never is this more true than during the holiday season. I’m big on traditions, so my family...
Tamale season is here! Even though we can eat them all year long, tamales just seem to satisfy our cravings in the cold weather and the holiday season. For Latin families like mine, tamales are one of the main...
The holidays are quickly approaching, and ACM has compiled all holiday event info in one place for you. We’ll continue to add to this list as more events pop up, so be sure to check back throughout the holiday...
Let’s be honest for a minute. Dining out with children in tow can be, well, interesting. But, it doesn’t have to be impossible! In fact, with the right setting, it can be downright enjoyable and allow your family some...
It’s the time of year of gatherings, drop-ins, and extra people around your table and in your kitchen. If you’re looking for an easy way to impress any mix of folks and feed them fast, the answer is cut...
Many families in the San Antonio area enjoy a visit with Santa Claus during the holiday season, but how do you know which Santa will offer some one-on-one conversation with your little one? We’ve compiled a list of where...
One of my favorite memories from childhood is getting in the car, cranking up the holiday music, and driving around with my family as we oohed and ahhed over twinkling holiday lights. With the holiday season upon us, I...
ACM is thrilled to partner with Old West Christmas Light Fest to bring you this sponsored post.  Everything in San Antonio seems to take on a glow during the holiday season. From the River Walk to the Hill Country, you...

Saddle Up and See Santa

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Join Alamo City Moms for a one-of-a-kind Santa experience just north of San Antonio in Boerne at Enchanted Springs Ranch a private venue open just for us! We'll have hot chocolate, activities, a face painter, and more BUT most...

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Father/Daughter Dances in and Around San Antonio

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Father/daughter dances have become a common, special event in which dads and daughters spend time together. Some are dressy events, with dads in shirts...